CDPQ Governance

We adhere to strict governance rules. Integrity and accountability are at the core of all of our activities. As active and committed shareholders, we ask companies in our investment portfolio to do the same.

Distinct decision-making bodies 

CDPQ’s activities are governed by its Board of Directors and its Executive Committee. These decision-making bodies are made up of experienced, international calibre managers with wide-ranging expertise.

We expect them all to act with professionalism, accountability and rigour to implement strategies and action plans so we can carry out our mission, namely, to generate optimal returns for our depositors while contributing to Québec’s economic development.

Board of Directors 

See the members

Executive Committee

See the members

Organizational Structure


Our codes, policies and regulations

We adhere to strict rules of governance when planning, coordinating and managing our activities. These rules are specified in:

Our activities are also governed by numerous internal regulations and policies. CDPQ is also subject to various other regulations and standards.

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Access to information

Under the Act respecting Access to documents held by public bodies and the Protection of personal information (R.S.Q. c. A-2.1), you may obtain access to documents from public bodies such as CDPQ. We may, however, invoke exceptions set out in this Act.

See how to apply



Distribution of information

The Regulation respecting the distribution of information and the protection of personal information, specifies that we are required to post various documents on our website.

Access these documents



Right to vote

We analyze each proposal submitted at the shareholder meetings of the companies we invest in, and we exercise our right to vote by proxy and publish them in a transparent manner.

See the results of our votes